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  • Children and international relations : a new site of knowledge? 

    Watson, Alison Martha Scott (2006-04) - Journal article
    Recent years have seen the growth of approaches critical of traditional state-centred examinations of international relations, arguing instead for analyses that recognise actors and methods previously held largely silent ...
  • Epistemic theories of democracy, constitutionalism and the procedural legitimacy of fundamental rights 

    Allard-Tremblay, Yann (University of St Andrews, 2012-11-30) - Thesis
    The overall aim of this thesis is to assess the legitimacy of constitutional laws and bills of rights within the framework of procedural epistemic democracy. The thesis is divided into three sections. In the first section, ...
  • On subsistence and human rights 

    Tomalty, Jesse (University of St Andrews, 2012-06) - Thesis
    The central question I address is whether the inclusion of a right to subsistence among human rights can be justified. The human right to subsistence is conventionally interpreted as a fundamental right to a basic living ...
  • Why it is disrespectful to violate rights : contractualism and the Kind-Desire Theory 

    Schaab, Janis David (2017-01-07) - Journal article
    The most prominent theories of rights, the Will Theory and the Interest Theory, notoriously fail to accommodate all and only rights-attributions that make sense to ordinary speakers. The Kind-Desire Theory, Leif Wenar’s ...